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Obama Announces Bold New Immigration Actions

President Obama on Thursday said he would take executive action to allow certain undocumented immigrants with children to remain in the U.S., while beefing up border security and making it easier for highly skilled workers and graduates to stay in the country.

  • GOP Hits Obama With Long-Awaited ACA Lawsuit

    Republicans from the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday filed a long-awaited lawsuit against the Obama administration challenging delay of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate and government payments to health insurance companies under the law.

  • Aero Files For Ch. 11 In Bid To Dodge Copyright Suits

    TV streaming service Aereo Inc., whose targeted signals were ruled by the U.S. Supreme Court in June to violate copyrights by retransmitting broadcasts without permission, filed for bankruptcy in a move CEO Chet Kanojia said Friday would allow it to avoid civil copyright litigation liability.

  • Ex-CEO Of Massey Coal Pleads Not Guilty In Mine Blast

    Ex-Massey Energy Co. CEO Don Blankenship reportedly pled not guilty in West Virginia federal court Thursday to criminal charges of spurring on the safety failures found to have killed 29 miners in a 2010 explosion and of lying to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Boston Scientific Slammed With $18.5M Verdict In Mesh Trial

    A West Virginia federal jury on Thursday hit Boston Scientific Corp. with an $18.5 million verdict in the second federal trial over injuries allegedly caused by its pelvic mesh devices, days after the company was slapped with a $26.7 million verdict in Florida over a different pelvic mesh product.

  • J&J, Guidant Trade Barbs In Trial Over Failed $21B Merger

    Guidant Corp. "cheated" by scuttling a $21.5 billion merger agreement with Johnson & Johnson and hooking up with rival Boston Scientific Corp., a lawyer for J&J said in New York federal court Thursday at the start of trial.